MTHS Belief Statements
*The education of students is our primary responsibility and is cooperatively shared by students, educators, parents and the community.
*Every student has the right to a quality education and equal access to appropriate learning opportunities.
*Learning is a dynamic, life-long process.
*Education must be relevant and responsive to an ever-changing world.
*Co-curricular activities are an integral part of the education community.
*Students are worth the investment in educational excellence.
*All students and staff are entitled to a clean, comfortable, healthy, and safe environment.
*Since students learn in different ways, a variety of strategies and materials are needed for learning to be maximized.
*Higher expectations result in better performance.
*Consistent effort, long-term commitment and a positive attitude are essential.
*Creativity and flexibility are elements of the educational process.
*Professional autonomy provides incentive for teacher creativity.
*Education should provide positive role models for students.
*Proactive leadership is a necessary component of a quality education program.
*An educated citizen is essential to the success of a democratic society.